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[げん()·ざい()]
genzai
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

English Meaning(s) for 現在

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. now; current; present; present time; as of

Definition and Synonyms for 現在

Today the present time or age
Synonyms: , , 今日, 今時, 当節, 方今, 最近, 現代, 現在, 輓近, 近頃
Nonce the present occasion
Synonyms: 現在
Presently at this time or period
Synonyms: ただいま, 只今, 現在
Now at the present moment
Synonyms: , , 今や, 差し当る, 差し当たり, 差し当たって, 現在
Present Tense a verb tense that expresses actions or states at the time of speaking
Synonyms: プレゼント, 付け届け, 使い物, , 土産, 土産, 現在, 現行, 給付, 貰い物, 贈呈, 頂き物
Nowadays the period of time that is happening now
Synonyms: このほど, , , 今日, 今日日, 今時, 刻下, 当世, 当今, 当座, 当節, 方今, 日ごろ, 昨今, 時下, 最近, 本日, 此の世, 此の中, 此の内, , 現つ, 現下, 現世, 現今, 現代, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下, この節, 輓近, 近頃, この頃
Now the momentary present
Synonyms: ただいま, , , 刻下, 即今, 只今, 方今, 現下, 現今, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下
Contemporary World the circumstances and ideas of the present age
Synonyms: 時代, 最近, 現代, 現在
Presently now
Synonyms: ただいま, 只今, 現在
Nowadays any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
Synonyms: このほど, , , 今日, 今日日, 今時, 刻下, 当世, 当今, 当座, 当節, 方今, 日ごろ, 昨今, 時下, 最近, 本日, 此の世, 此の中, 此の内, , 現つ, 現下, 現世, 現今, 現代, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下, この節, 輓近, 近頃, この頃

Meanings for each kanji in 現在

present; existing; actual Kanji Details »
exist; outskirts; suburbs; located in Kanji Details »

Categories 現在 is a member of

Time the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
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Tense a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
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Nowadays the period of time that is happening now
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Times a more or less definite period of time now or previously present
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 現在

Sample Sentences for 現在

You cannot enter the museum. It is currently under repair.
Wood is a disappearing resource in much of Africa, and these stoves burn far less wood than the stoves currently in much use.
You must live in the present, not in the past.
The ruined castle is now under restoration.
I recorded the conditions up until now!

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